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Important Dates for Financial Aid 

Important Dates for Fall 2015
Date Description
April 13, 2015 Registration begins for Fall classes
Ongoing* Financial Aid determines Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) for Fall 2015. Changes to a SAP status may impact financial aid eligibility for the Fall term. Students affected will be notified by email to check their SAP status posted on their MyCCRI account.
August 21, 2015 Bookstore authorizations will be posted on student’s individual MyCCRI account. How do  I view my CCRI Bookstore Authorization?
August 24, 2015 Bookstore authorization will be available to purchase books. Students must provide a CCRI ID to use authorization.
August 31, 2015 Classes begin
September 18, 2015 Last day for students to use Bookstore authorization.
October 6, 2015 Financial aid refunds will begin to be made available**. Students who signed up for ACH payments (E- refunds) will have funds posted to their account within 2 business days after CCRI processing. For all others, paper checks will be mailed first-class thereafter, allow an additional 4 days for delivery. To sign up for ACH (E-refunds) log on to MyCCRI account and follow the directions on the My Account tab or go to the Bursar's Office website for more info.
November 6, 2015 Students that withdraw from all of their courses and have a last date of attendance prior to this date have not earned all of their financial aid. This may result in a debt to the college.

*Students who attended classes during the Summer Session will have SAP calculated when their grades have been posted for the Summer. This calculation may impact financial aid eligibility for the Fall.

** To determine when their refunds will be available, students can view their account information through their MyCCRI portal. Select the "My Account" tab and view the exact dates that disbursements and refunds are processed. Please remember, once the refund date is posted electronic refunds will appear in your bank account within two business days, checks will be received approximately one week later.

Important Information

New loan recipients for Fall 2015

New loan recipients for Fall 2015 – Students must accept loan, complete and sign MPN and Entrance Counseling. Once this has been completed, loan funds can be applied to student’s tuition and fees and remaining funds may be authorized for the bookstore ( .)

Reminder: Student must be enrolled at least half-time (6 credits) at time of disbursement to remain eligible for Direct Loans.

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Last Updated: 8/18/15